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Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Indiana County

Index to Locations

  • Blairsville Blairsville Cemetery
  • Indiana Greenwood Cemetery
  • Indiana Oakland Cemetery
  • Marchand Mahoning Union Cemetery
  • South Mahoning Township Baracca Cemetery


    Blairsville Cemetery
    Blairsville, Indiana County, Pennsylvania
    Politicians buried here:
      Wilbur P. Graff (d. 1920) — of Indiana County, Pa. Born in Blairsville, Indiana County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 37th District, 1917-20; died in office 1920. Died September 15, 1920. Interment at Blairsville Cemetery.


    Greenwood Cemetery
    Indiana, Indiana County, Pennsylvania
    Politicians buried here:
      John Stuchell Fisher (1867-1940) — also known as John S. Fisher — of Indiana, Indiana County, Pa. Born in South Mahoning Township, Indiana County, Pa., May 25, 1867. Republican. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state senate 37th District, 1901-08; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916 (speaker), 1928 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1936; Governor of Pennsylvania, 1927-31; defeated in primary, 1922; chairman of Capitol Investigating Commission, which exposed frauds in the furnishing of the Pennsylvania state capitol building; chairman of board, National Union Fire Insurance Company. Presbyterian. Died in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., June 25, 1940 (age 73 years, 31 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Royer Fisher (1832-1911) and Maria Louise (McGaughey) Fisher (1839-1923); married, October 11, 1893, to Hapsie Miller (1868-1922).
      Alexander Wilson Taylor (1815-1893) — also known as Alexander W. Taylor — of Indiana, Indiana County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania, March 22, 1815. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 26th District, 1867-69; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 21st District, 1873-75. Died May 7, 1893 (age 78 years, 46 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Harry W. Fee (1870-1960) — of Indiana, Indiana County, Pa. Born in Reed Station, Indiana County, Pa., March 3, 1870. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; postmaster; candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 27th District, 1924; chair of Indiana County Democratic Party, 1927. Died May 18, 1960 (age 90 years, 76 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Fee (1837-1910) and Ellen (Duncan) Fee; married, January 2, 1901, to Cora Bertha Myers.


    Oakland Cemetery
    Indiana, Indiana County, Pennsylvania
    Politicians buried here:
      Harry White (1834-1920) — of Indiana, Indiana County, Pa. Born in Indiana, Indiana County, Pa., January 12, 1834. Republican. Lawyer; major in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1863-64, 1866-74 (21st District 1863-64, 22nd District 1866-71, 24th District 1872-74); delegate to Pennsylvania state constitutional convention, 1872; candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1872; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 25th District, 1877-81; Indiana County Judge, 1884-1904; banker. Died in Indiana, Indiana County, Pa., June 23, 1920 (age 86 years, 163 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Jonathan Nicholas Langham (1861-1945) — also known as J. N. Langham — of Indiana County, Pa. Born near Hillsdale, Indiana County, Pa., August 4, 1861. Republican. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 27th District, 1909-15; common pleas court judge in Pennsylvania 40th District, 1915-29. Died May 21, 1945 (age 83 years, 290 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      John Denniston Patton (1829-1904) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Indiana, Indiana County, Pa., November 28, 1829. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 25th District, 1883-85. Died in Indiana, Indiana County, Pa., February 22, 1904 (age 74 years, 86 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Summers Melville Jack (1852-1945) — also known as Summers M. Jack — of Indiana, Indiana County, Pa. Born in Summerville, Jefferson County, Pa., July 18, 1852. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; Indiana County District Attorney, 1884-90; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 21st District, 1899-1903; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1908. Died in Indiana, Indiana County, Pa., September 16, 1945 (age 93 years, 60 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lowry Jack (1830-1893) and Sarah Cornelia (Baldwin) Jack (1831-1918); married 1881 to Margaret Flora Mitchell (1859-1926); married 1932 to Emma M. Wettling (1859-1949).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Mahoning Union Cemetery
    Marchand, Indiana County, Pennsylvania
    Politicians buried here:
      Melville Clyde Kelly (1883-1935) — also known as M. Clyde Kelly; "Father of Air Mail" — of Edgewood, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Bloomfield, Muskingum County, Ohio, August 4, 1883. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1910-13; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1913-15, 1917-35 (30th District 1913-15, 1917-23, 33rd District 1923-33, 31st District 1933-35). Presbyterian. Member, Sons of the American Revolution. On returning from a frog hunting trip, was injured when a rifle he was cleaning accidentally fired; he died one week later, in a hospital at Punxsutawney, Jefferson County, Pa., April 29, 1935 (age 51 years, 268 days). Interment at Mahoning Union Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William B. Kelly and Mary C. (Clark) Kelly; married 1917 to Vida Ruth Clementson.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Baracca Cemetery
    South Mahoning Township, Indiana County, Pennsylvania
    Politicians buried here:
      John Homer McEwen (1795-1867) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Ireland, 1795. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1843-44. Died in Plumville, Indiana County, Pa., December 7, 1867 (age about 72 years). Interment at Baracca Cemetery.
      Relatives: Grandfather of William Wright McEwen (1853-1941).


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